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Talks

ALL TALKS SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

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Schedule of Talks

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AN EVENING TALK by Gary Gregor

Friday 31st January

Gary Gregor will give a talk entitled The Welshman with Captain Scott.  Edgar Evans of Rhossili accompanied Captain Scott on two Antarctic expeditions, and was an integral member of the team who reached the South Pole in January 1912: might the four brave Englishmen have survived if he had not collapsed?

Talk to be held at Sketty Parish Centre, De-La-Beche Road, Sketty at 7:30pm

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PRESIDENT’S EVENING TALK

Friday 28th February

Our President's Evening talk will be given by Jean Williams.  Jean will be talking about The Ludwig Mond Bequest - Gifts to the Nation.

Ludwig Mond, founder in 1900 of the Mond nickel refinery in Clydach, which is still in operation today, was a brilliant chemist, but also a significant cultural philanthropist. 

The talk considers his art bequest to the National Gallery, London. 

Talk to be held at Sketty Parish Centre, De-La-Beche Road, Sketty at 7:30pm.

Non-members welcome.

 

AN EVENING TALK by Teifion Davies

updated 16 March 2020

DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK, THE TALK ON 27 MARCH WILL BE POSTPONED FOR LATER IN THE YEAR. 

Friday 27th March

Teifion Davies, Head Gardener at Clyne Gardens, will give a talk on The Fascinating World of Fungi.

Talk to be held at Sketty Parish Centre, De-La-Beche Road, Sketty at 7:30pm

 

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